Vancouver Snow

Security Cam Has Front-Row Seat To B.C. Drivers In The Snow

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.07.2017 | Canada British Columbia

Hang on!

B.C. Snowboarder Rips Through City Street

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada British Columbia

So much fresh pow.

Snowfall Records Smashed In Vancouver Region

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.06.2017 | Canada British Columbia

Here it comes again!

Old Man Winter Slays Mayor Gregor's Green Vancouver

Jordan Bateman | Posted 01.10.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

Winter has come to Mayor Gregor Robertson's Vancouver. And the city's lack of preparation has become its own sort of George R.R. Martin epic. The land is frozen under a thick layer of snow and ice. Travel has become treacherous. Hundreds swarmed local fire halls like white walkers, trying to get some free salt.

Actual Winter In Vancouver Is Making People Do Crazy Things

The Huffington Post Canada | Andree Lau | Posted 01.06.2017 | Canada British Columbia

Trying to survive the Great Salt Crisis of 2017.

Vancouver Loses Its Mind After Phenomenon Known As 'Snow' Appears

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.09.2016 | Canada British Columbia


PHOTOS: Snow Causes Chaos On B.C.'s Sea To Sky Highway

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 01.05.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A powerful winter storm caused traffic mayhem on B.C.'s Sea to Sky highway Sunday. While the snow may be a boon for ski resorts, many motorists fou...

B.C. Storm Brings Snow, Freezing Rain, Traffic Problems

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Vehicles slid, skid and crashed on British Columbia's roads and highways, although ski-resort operators were happy, as a passing Pacific s...

SNOW DAY In Metro Vancouver!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver and B.C.'s South Coast woke up to snow in the ground for the first time this season. About two to five centimetres of the white stu...

Here's One Hell Of A Snowball Fight

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

It doesn't snow often in Vancouver but when it does, we make the most of it. About 2,000 people at the University of British Columbia took part in ...

Here We Snow Again..

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A white weekend on B.C.'s South Coast continues into Monday with snowfall warnings still in effect for many regions. Five to 10 centimetres of snow...

Snow, Freezing Rain Warning

CBC | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Snow removal crews in Vancouver are preparing the city's major roads in anticipation of snow on Sunday afternoon and into Monday morning. Seventeen...

Snow In Vancouver Means..

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

In anticipation of up to 10 centimetres of snow on Sunday, the City of Vancouver is starting to salt and sand major bus routes and roads near hospital...

It's So Cold, We Broke A Record

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Yes, it really is as cold as you think out there. Vancouver broke a 66-year-old record on Thursday morning with a frigid reading of -8.4 degrees Celsi...


CBC | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Environment Canada says it's expecting a snowstorm on the Family Day long weekend that should hit around Sunday into Monday. The timing, potential a...

Frigid Temps To Hit Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

They may be laughable to anyone suffering from the polar vortex out east, but Metro Vancouver is set to see temperatures so cold this week that they m...

Centenarian Shovels Like A Champ

CBC | Posted 02.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

While having so much snow is rare in southern B.C., so too is the sight of a 102-year-old man shoveling it. On Friday, Stedman Gedge was working up...


The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver was blanketed with snow on Friday, creating gorgeous photos and havoc for morning commuters. Traffic was slow on numerous roads and...

White Christmas?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver is set to see snow overnight, but forecasts show little chance of a white Christmas. Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warni...

LOOK: Vancouver Is So Pretty In The Snow

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

It's not often Vancouver turns truly frosty, but this week Lotusland took a big chill and welcomed a pretty dusting of snow. The white stuff is not...

Get Ready!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The ski slopes may be opening early at Whistler, but you won't have to hit those heights to see snow this weekend. According to Environment Canada,...

Frightful Winter Weather Doesn't Scare Walkable Cities

Brent Toderian | Posted 02.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Brent Toderian

What last week illustrated is that even Vancouver — not really a winter city in the common use of that title — needs to think more about our ability to handle tougher winter conditions. With the weather being less predictable, and frequency and intensity of storm events getting worse with the consequences of climate change, anticipating and designing for unusual weather conditions is going to be the new normal for all of us.

Crazy Things Vancouver Drivers Use To Clear Snow

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.19.2016 | Canada British Columbia

This week's snow storm in Metro Vancouver revealed once again (as it does every few years) just how ill-equipped most drivers are for even the most ba...

Vancouver Snowstorm Liveblog

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver residents found themselves battling icy roads, traffic jams and transit backups Wednesday as a snowstorm fell on the region. The sn...

Port Mann Fails 1st Snow Storm

CP | Keven Drews and Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Dec. 20, 2012: TI Corp., the company that runs the bridge, says it will cover the deductible for vehicles damaged by falling ice. VANCOUVE...